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Obesity May Raise Risk of COPD.

MONDAY, July 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Obese people, particularly those with excess belly fat, may face a higher risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a new study suggests.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

Both conditions have an inflammatory component. Moderate exercise is anti-inflammatory. That’s why moderate, consistent exercise can be beneficial for both conditions.

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